A Rip-It Faucet And 4 Other Things The Military Should Add To Its Budget
Pentagon officials want to increase the defense budget by a cool $30 billion. I’m just a guy who spent several years in the Army, but I know exactly how they should spend it.
Why They Went: The Inside Story Of The Standing Rock Veterans
In early December, an estimated 4,000 veterans descended on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota and helped put an end to a once seemingly hopeless struggle. But what actually happened on the frozen banks of the Missouri River?
This Is Your Brain On War
Task & Purpose teamed up with former West Point psychology professor and author Lt. Col. Dave Grossman to produce this visual guide to what happens to the mind and body before, during, and after combat.
Is This Stolen Valor?
A controversial video has ignited an urgent debate over what is and what is not stolen valor.
How A Local Energy Drink Became An Icon Of The Iraq War
For many veterans of Iraq, Wild Tiger isn’t just an energy drink. It’s a symbol of channeling your inner beast in war.
Watch Mat Best Hip-Fire A 20mm Cannon
Mat Best, the ornery former Ranger behind Article 15 hip-fired a cannon today. Because, hey, it’s Friday.
How To Pack The Ultimate Care Package
Because not all care packages are packed with the right kind of care.
7 Guys You Meet In Every Infantry Platoon
Here’s Task & Purpose’s illustrated guide to the seven guys you find in every infantry platoon.
Watch This Air Force General Pass Out During F-35 Budget Brief
“This is what the F-35 will do to you.”
Meet America’s Most Patriotic Porn Star
Mercedes Carrera’s father was spit on when he returned home from Vietnam. Now she’s using porn as a platform to advocate for veterans.
5 Habits We Picked Up Overseas That Are Not Safe For Work
Leave these old routines on the battlefield where they belong.